Special Marine Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
325 PM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM  OCHLOCKONEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL OUT TO 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM  SUWANNEE RIVER TO APALACHICOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM APALACHICOLA TO DESTIN FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 530 PM EST/430 PM CST/

* AT 325 PM EST/225 PM CST/...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG
  A LINE EXTENDING FROM 13 NM NORTHWEST OF MEXICO BEACH TO 40 NM
  SOUTHWEST OF EMPIRE MICA WRECK...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE
           SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  O TOWER...MEXICO BEACH...PORT ST. JOE...EMPIRE MICA WRECK...
  APALACHICOLA...C TOWER...CAPE SAN BLAS AND ST GEORGE ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2860 8525 2883 8595 3020 8567 3018 8546
      3011 8536 3004 8534 2998 8539 2985 8526
      2973 8525 2976 8503 2986 8486 2982 8480
      2996 8451 2862 8473 2858 8500
TIME...MOT...LOC 2025Z 273DEG 24KT 3012 8555 2873 8575

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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